Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Quotes
How can any man be weak who dares to be at all?
If it is surely the means to the highest end we know, can any work...
It is remarkable how closely the history of the apple tree is connected with that...
As in geology, so in social institutions, we may discover the causes of all past...
Being is the great explainer.
Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
An unclean person is universally a slothful one.
All good things are wild, and free.
Live each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit,...
There is no odor so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted.
To him whose elastic and vigorous thought keeps pace with the sun, the day is...
Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and...
The government of the world I live in was not framed, like that of Britain,...
The lawyer's truth is not Truth, but consistency or a consistent expediency.
Water is the only drink for a wise man.
Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.
What's the use of a fine house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to...
The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.
We all know that the first bankers of the world Rothschilds are Jews; we know...